National Flight Log Entry
CDR ROBERT F. ABELS, USNR/USN
|Service Date In:||09/29/1944|
|Service Date Out:||11/01/1969|
|Date of Birth:||11/18/1926|
|Aviation Designation:||Naval Aviator|
|State/College:||Univ. West Florida|
|City, State:||Chula Vista, CA
Highest Personal Decoration or AwardBronze Star (w/"V")
F4U-4 & 5
AD-1, 4, 5 & 6
C1A Plane Cdr
Ship/Units/DeploymentsMTB Squadron 41
Associations/Service OrganizationsAssn.of Nav.Aviation
Naval Aviation Museum Fdn.
Significant AchievementsAfter Ret. became H.S. Teacher in English, Math & Business. X.O. Schools Command. Designated ENS and Naval Aviator in Nov. 1949. LSO five years. MBA degree. Three tours Vietnam (one COMUSNAV Air Plan). Korea and WWII.